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The wheels of Yumkella’s NGC third force political wagon come off as chairman Dennis Bright and others resign

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 01 February 2023: Twenty-four hours they say is a long time in politics, but not for Dr Kandeh Yumkella and his opposition National Grand Coalition (NGC) party, which is now facing rapid meltdown as Chairman Dennis Bright, Arthur Pearce, and Mrs Nyamankoro Sillah today tendered their resignation [Read More]

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Why I have resigned from the NGC Party with immediate effect

Alan Luke: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 31 January 2023: Following the NEC Meeting of the National Grand Coalition (NGC) Party, held last Saturday, 28th January 2023, I have today formally notified the party Chairman – Dr Dennis Bright that I, Alan Luke (National Diaspora Co-ordinator for NGC), cannot with any good [Read More]

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Breaking news – Mayor of Freetown arrested again tonight

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 13 October 2022: Mayor of Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown – Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, is tonight in Police Headquarters in Freetown, after she was arrested this evening to answer further questions about allegations of misconduct and disorderly behaviour made by the police against her last month at the Lungi [Read More]

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Former President Koroma of Sierra Leone announces he is stepping down from politics

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 13 April 2022: After months of intense speculation as to whether former President Koroma of Sierra Leone will step down from office as the chairman and leader of the country’s main opposition All Peoples Congress (APC) Party, he has today announced that he is stepping down to [Read More]

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Nigeria’s military chief Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru dies in plane crash with several others

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 21 May 2021: Report from Abuja this evening, says that a Nigerian Air Force Beechcraft 350 plane with registration NGR203 carrying the country’s chief of defence staff – Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru from Abuja to Kaduna military airport was diverted to Kaduna civil airport due to bad [Read More]

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Americans have spoken – Joe Biden is the next president of the United States

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 7 November 2020: Joe Biden has been elected the 46th president of the United States of America after a nail biting finish which saw the incumbent president Donald Trump kicking and screaming to the Courts calling for counting of votes to be stopped, sensing he was losing [Read More]

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Sierra Leone drags American Ambassador’s opinion to court in seditious libel diplomatic bungle

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 22 September 2020: Court and police records diligently examined by Sierra Leone Telegraph correspondents in Freetown, shockingly show that during yesterday’s (Monday 21st September 2020) hearing of the matter between the State versus Dr. Sylvia Blyden, the Sierra Leone Government tendered an opinion piece personally authored by [Read More]

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Opposition APC leadership hit by multiple deaths in road accident

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 5 July 2020: Sierra Leone’s main opposition All People’s Congress Party (APC) today suffered a massive blow, after a vehicle carrying three of the party’s Northern region’s senior officials, were killed in a road traffic accident on their way to Freetown from Kabala, Koinadugu District. Mr Momoh [Read More]

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Breaking News – Dr Sylvia Olayinka Blyden and Muckson Sesay are free on bail

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 29 May 2020: She is out on bail at last. After spending over three weeks in police detention without charge, and only to be taken to court a few days ago to answer to a ten-counts charge – ranging from seditious libel against the president to perverting [Read More]